Latest News

STEFFENSEN TO RETURN TO STAWELL THIS EASTER

Commonwealth Games 400m gold medalist John Steffensen will head back to Central Park this Easter where he will take on a new challenge when he runs in the 550m for the first time. Always a crowd favourite, Steffensen has chosen the WH Earle Handicap 550m event as part of his training regime for

Read more..

JANA PITTMAN’S ROAD TO RIO STARTS IN STAWELL

Two-time World Champion Jana Pittman has announced she will compete at the 2014 Australia Post Stawell Gift as she launches her preparations to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games. Fresh off her historic achievement of becoming the first Australian female to compete at both a Summer and Winter Olympic Games,

Read more..

2014 AUSTRALIA POST STAWELL GIFT TO BE BROADCAST ACROSS TWO CHANNELS

For the first time in the history of the Australia Post Stawell Gift, the event will be televised across two channels, with both ONE and Fox Sports broadcasting Australia’s greatest professional footrace into homes around the nation. The new partnership will see ONE deliver three hours of live race coverage

Read more..

OFFICIAL CHARITY OF THE 2014 AUSTRALIA POST STAWELL GIFT ANNOUNCED

The Stawell Athletic Club is proud to announce Cancer Council Victoria as the official charity of the 2014 Australia Post Stawell Gift. This is the first time in the history of the 133-year prestigious athletic event that a specific charity has been named as part of the Australia Post Stawell

Read more..

AUSTRALIA POST CELEBRATES 20 YEARS WITH THE STAWELL GIFT

The Stawell Athletic Club and Australia Post are proud to celebrate 20 years of partnership in staging the Stawell Gift, Australia’s richest short distance footrace. Australia Post has held the naming rights of the prestigious event since 1995 and will this year celebrate its 20th anniversary as the principal partner

Read more..